Posts from "March, 2016"

Resistance is futile

A few years ago when the smartphone began to really gain market share and we found we could do much more with it than something as lame as actually talk to a person, I wrote a blog entry comparing it to Captain Kirk’s Star Trek communicator. Just like Kirk’s small communicator, the smartphone allows you

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Doing the robot math

In my last post I talked about the scale of some of today’s largest farm machines and what the future may—or may not—have in store for them. As technology advances, however, the question is becoming how much longer will we see very large scale equipment at work on broad-acre farms. The reason I say that

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